PlanetSide 2 System Requirements

Last updated: 18 January 2022

Curious if your PC can run PlanetSide 2? On this page you will find PlanetSide 2 system requirements for PC (Windows). We constantly update our data to provide you with latest and most accurate requirements.

Test your PC to see if it will run PlanetSide 2 or check system requirement details for CPU, operating system, graphics and sound cards, required disk space and more for each of the supported platforms.

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  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. Your computer’s CPU name will be displayed under ‘Device Specifications > Processor’

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. In the opened menu click on ‘Device Manager’
  3. In ‘Device Manager’ click on the arrow next to ‘Display adapters’
  4. Under the drop-down, you will see the GPU that your computer is using

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. Your computer’s RAM will be displayed under ‘Device Specifications > Installed RAM’

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. You can see if Windows is 64 or 32 bit under ‘System type’
  4. You can see Windows version under ‘Windows edition’

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PlanetSide 2 Windows Requirements

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

PlanetSide 2 system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Windows 7
OS
Windows 7
Processor
Processor
Core i5-4460
Processor
Intel i5 6600K or higher / AMD Ryzen 5 1600 or higher
Graphics
Graphics
Graphics
Nvidia GeForce 960 or higher / AMD R9 280X or higher
Memory
Memory
6 GB ()
Memory
8 GB
Storage
Storage
20 GB HD space
Storage
20 GB HD space
DirectX
DirectX
11.0
DirectX
11.0
Sound Card
Sound Card
DirectX Compatible Sound Card
Sound Card
DirectX Compatible Sound Card
Other Requirements
Other Requirements
Broadband Internet connection
Other Requirements
Broadband Internet connection

PlanetSide 2 minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Windows 7 operating system. Your processor should be Core i5-4460 or a more powerful one. The minimum RAM requirement is 6 GB (). As for a graphics card, it should be NVIDIA Geforce GTX 480. You also have to have 20 GB HD space free disk space to install the game.

If you go for recommended requirements for PlanetSide 2 for Windows, your operating system should be Windows 7. Recommended CPU would be Intel i5 6600K or higher / AMD Ryzen 5 1600 or higher CPU or equivalent. For RAM, it is recommended to have 8 GB or more. And video card — Nvidia GeForce 960 or higher / AMD R9 280X or higher.

Game Details

PlanetSide 2 is an all-out planetary war, where thousands of players battle as one across enormous continents. Utilize infantry, ground and air vehicles, and teamwork to destroy your enemies in this revolutionary first-person shooter on a massive scale.

Release date
20 November, 2021
Metacritic score
84/100
OpenCritic Score
78.40/100
Categories
Multi-player, MMO, PvP, Online PvP
Genres
Action, Free to Play, Massively Multiplayer
Supported languages
English, German, French, Italian, Spanish - Spain, Russian, Simplified Chinese
* languages with full audio support
Developers
Rogue Planet Games
Publishers
Daybreak Game Company
Official website
planetside2.com
Support website
help.planetside2.com
Support website
store.steampowered.com

FAQs

Can I run PlanetSide 2?

You would be able to run PlanetSide 2 on your PC if it meets minimum requirements below. You can also use our free test tool to check it!

Minimum requirements for Windows are:

  • OS: Windows 7
  • Processor: Core i5-4460
  • Graphics: NVIDIA Geforce GTX 480
  • Memory: 6 GB ()
  • Storage: 20 GB HD space
  • DirectX: 11.0
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible Sound Card
  • Other Requirements: Broadband Internet connection

How much RAM does PlanetSide 2 need?

You need at least 6 GB () of RAM to run PlanetSide 2 on PC, but 8 GB is recommended.

What processor do I need for PlanetSide 2?

Core i5-4460 is a minimum requirement for PC to be able to run PlanetSide 2.

How many GB is PlanetSide 2?

At least 20 GB HD space of disk space is required to install PlanetSide 2 on your PC.

What graphics card do I need for PlanetSide 2?

You need NVIDIA Geforce GTX 480 or more powerful video card.

What version of Windows can I use to play PlanetSide 2?

Windows 7 or newer.

Does PlanetSide 2 require a 64-bit OS and processor?

Yes, PlanetSide 2 needs a 64-bit processor and operating system.

What DirectX do I need to run PlanetSide 2?

11.0 or greater is necessary for this game.

Can I run PlanetSide 2 on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

When is PlanetSide 2 release date?

PlanetSide 2 release date is 20 November, 2021.

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